Director of Global Innovation
Dr. Anne-Marie Woolsey, Director of Global Innovation, is honored to join SERI's Leadership Team. Having a love of learning and innovation her entire life, Dr. Anne-Marie Woolsey joined the education scene, in 1994, and has become known as "Dr. Anne-Marie", the "difference-maker", throughout the international marketplace. Her professional career spans over 25 years including the fields of traditional and 21st Century education, classroom technology integration, online learning development, educational leadership, and innovative, global business solutions design and development. Her experiences include teacher, principal, online learning curriculum and program developer, online learning executive director, deputy superintendent, university professor, school designer and builder ($42.7 million 3.5-year project), STEM and Career/Technical Education (CTE) classroom designer, 21st Century classrooms professional trainer for global school leaders and teachers, and global business developer. In the past five years, as Regional Director of Middle East – Asia and formerly the Director of Digital Learning for AdvancED, has given her tremendous opportunities to improve quality education and transform hundreds of schools into 21st century learning environments across the globe.Today, as the Founder of iAM Global Education®, she continues to redesign education with forward thinking and future ready classroom solutions to improve education around the world.
Dr. Anne-Marie's points of pride include the development and implementation of a strategic plan that boosted a failing school to an excelling school, which is now recognized as an Arizona Department of Education "A" School, Arizona A+ School of Excellence, and U.S. News and World Report top performing school. She has been awarded the USAAZLEADS Circle of Honor Award for her exemplary school leadership, Arizona State University Adjunct Professor of the Year for her exceptional online/blended learning curriculum development and master-level instruction, and Arizona State University Doctoral Student of the Year for her outstanding dissertation supporting educational leadership research. Dr. Anne-Marie was recognized as a change agent who built a $42.7 million filled with technology integrated classrooms and transformed herself and her teachers into 21st Century Educators.
Dr. Anne-Marie degrees include Kent State University (Bachelor of Business Administration, Marketing), University of South Florida (Master of Arts, Education), Golden Gate University (Master of Business Administration, International Management), and Arizona State University (Doctor of Education Administration and Supervision). She is currently authoring a book for school leaders to improve quality education across the globe.